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Black Magic - Turn Heads In These All Black Party Looks

by Rosie McKay

Nothing says sexy and stylish like a LBD or a chic all-black outfit. Textures, interesting details and the right accessories are all key...

When it comes to the party season, I just can't go past all black. Easy to wear and and classic yet stylish and sexy, I always feel an all-black look is the ideal canvas to convey your sense of style. 

Below are three looks I styled to show how easy it is to make all-black say completely different things depending on how it's put together - definitely far from boring!

And, if you're still stuck for your party outfit, I've also rounded up my fave Little Black Pieces Under $250.

Happy shopping and partying!

Simply Edgy

For a strong edgy look, add a studded choker to a simple slip dress.

See Need Want Black Party Season Fashion Inspiration Slip Dress
Credit: Sambag 'Candice' Silk slip dress, Luxe Collective 'Fleur' hoop earrings, and 'Dot' sleeper earrings, Luxe Collective 'Frankie' satin choker
Sexy Senorita

Want something a little more exotic? Try this Dolce & Gabbana-inspired two-piece which combines a lace and fringing. A knock-out earring completes the picture.

See Need Want Black Party Season Fashion Inspiration Lace Fringing
Credit: S.E By Santelia 'Night Bird' set in black, Luxe Collective 'Monroe' pearl drop earrings, Sambag velvet mules
Sleek & Chic

Or for looking for an outfit that is more restrained and yet sexy, try a lace-up corset bustier over a pencil skirt. 

See Need Want Black Party Season Fashion Inspiration Corset Laceup Details
Credit: Delphine 'Two Timer' top, S.E By Santelia 'Night Bird' set in black (skirt shown only), Thomas Sabo earrings and ring
11 Little Black Dresses Under $250 To Add To Cart Now

You can never go wrong with a LBD! Here's 10 of our faves to take you from your Christmas party to New Year's Eve celebrations and beyond...

See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Meshki Fringing
Credit: Meshki 'Zoela' dress, $249
See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Fresh Soul See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Lioness
Credit: Fresh Soul 'Favela' Dress, $119.95, Lioness 'Coco Cuba' ruffle dress, $99.95
See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Backstage
Credit: Backstage 'Grace' Dress, $240
See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Lavish Alice Corset Detail See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Slip Dress Staple The Label See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Lavish Alice Tuxedo Mini
Credit: Lavish Alice midi dress, $109.95, Staple The Label 'Twilight' dress, $129.95, Lavish Alice tuxedo mini dress, $154.95
See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Next
Credit: Next Black Fringe dress, $121
See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Showpo Lace Maxi See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Showpo Slip Dress See Need Want Little Black Dress Party Fashion Meshki Bustier Midi Dress
Credit: Showpo 'East Hampton' maxi dress, $99.95, Showpo 'Sweet As Can Be' slip dress, $55.95, Meshki 'Dani Collar' bustier dress, $109.95
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